Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: I haven't rented a cottage before.  What do I need to bring?

A: The HarbourView and BeachView cottages are fully furnished.  The kitchens are well equipped with dishes, glasses, cutlery, pots & pans, and  cookware.  All of the beds have mattress pads, and comforters.   The cottages also have a propane BBQs and patio furniture. 

Here is a list of some of the personal things that you are going to have to bring with you: groceries, towels and bed linens, toiletries and medications, camera equipment, sun screen, bug repellant and, of course, beach toys!

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Q: Are there local shops where I can buy anything I forget to bring with me?

A: Yes.  Despite being a beautiful natural retreat, Saugeen Shores has many of the conveniences of the city ... Wal-Mart, Canadian Tire, Independent Grocer, Foodland, Shoppers Drug Mart, Rexall and Home Hardware are all located in Saugeen Shores, alongside many other local shops & restaurants.

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Q: Do I have to clean the cottage before I leave?

A: Yes, it is your responsibility to leave the cottage in the same clean condition as you found it – it helps everyone out!  There are cleaning supplies for your use.

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Q: Can I smoke inside the cottages?

A: No.  There is no smoking allowed inside either of the cottages.

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Q: What are the sleeping arrangements at the cottages?

A: The HarbourView has has three bedrooms, two upstairs and one on the main level.  Bedroom #1 has a double bed.  Bedroom #2 has a double bed and a twin bed.  Bedroom #3 has a queen size bed.   There are also two double pull out couches located in the living room. The BeachView has has three bedrooms upstairs.  Bedroom #1 has a queen sized bed.  Bedroom #2 has a double bed and a twin bed.  Bedroom #3 has a queen size bed.   

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Q: Are pets permitted at the cottages?

A: No, pets are not permitted at either cottage.

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Q: Do the cottages have air conditioning?

A: No, the cottages do not have air conditioning. Their proximity to the water makes for nice breezes off the lake, and each cottage has fans for every room. 

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Q: Does the cottages have laundry facilities?

A: No, the cottages do not have laundry facilities, but the Sunshine Laundromat is located at the corner of Market and Waterloo streets, less than 1km away.

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Q: Do the cottages have internet access?

A: Yes, both cottages have wireless internet access as well as digital cable.

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